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Learn Roulette Rules and Strategy in 5 Minutes


Game Purpose


Roulette is game of chance where Players has to guess on which number the ball will land in a spinning cylinder.


Players can bet on numbers, group of numbers and colors.


The roulette wheel has 37 to 38 pockets numbered from 1 to 36, plus one « 0 » pocket for European and French, and two « 0 » for American roulettes.


Gaming Tables


The European roulette uses the American table format and the single 0 cylinder of the French roulette.


Wagers Options


Several players can wager on the same numbers.


STRAIGHT

Bet on 1 number


SPLITT

Bet on 2 numbers.


STREET

Bet on 3 numbers, placed at the end of a line.


CORNER

Bet on 4 numbers, placed at the middle of a square.


BASKET

Bet placed on the four first numbers, at the top of the table (0, 1, 2 and 3).


SIX LINE ( or DOUBLE STREET)

Bet on 6 numbers, placed at the end of two lines.


DOZEN

Bet on 12 numbers, placed at the bottom of a column or on the dozen dedicated places.


DOUBLE DOZEN

Bet on 24 numbers, placed at the bottom of two columns.


COLUMN

Bet on 12 numbers, placed on the P, M and D slots (1st dozen, 2nddozen, 3rd dozen).


DOUBLE COLUMN

Bet on 24 numbers, placed at the middle of two P-M-D slots.


EVEN BETS


LOW

Bet placed on the 1st half of the numbers, 1 to 18.


HIGH

Bet placed on the 2ndhalf of the numbers, 19 to 36.


ODD

Bet placed on all of the odd numbers.


EVEN

Bet placed on all of the even numbers.


RED

Bet placed on all of the red numbers.


BLACK

Bet placed on all of the black numbers.


Game Progress


At the beginning of the game the Players place their wagers on the table, once the majority of the bets are placed, the dealer announces « Place your Bets » and rolls the roulette ball into the cylinder in the opposite direction of the rotation.


At this time you can still place wagers since the centrifugal force affects the ball, once it starts to slow down the dealer announce « No More bets » and you can’t place any more bets.


Then the dealer announces the results, marks the winning number, takes the losing bets and pays the winners.


Particular case for Even bets: the 0 appears


  • French Roulette: if you made an even bet, it goes to Prison, loses half of his value and is wagered at the next round, or you recover 50% of your bet. Different rules applied in casinos for this situation.
  • European/English Roulette: you recover 50% of your bet.
  • American Roulette: you lose 100% of your bet.

Potential Winnings at Roulette


BET

PROBABILITY

PAYOUT

STRAIGHT

1/37

35 :1

SPLIT

2/37

17 :1

STREET

3/37

11 :1

CORNER

4/37

8 :1

BASKET

4/37

8 :1

SIXLINE

6/37

5 :1

COLUMN

12/37

2 :1

DOZEN

12/37

2 :1

DOUBLE COLUMN

12/37

1 :2

DOUBLE DOZEN

12/37

1 :2

RED/BLACK

18/37

1 :1

ODD/EVEN

18/37

1 :1

1 TO 18

18/37

1 :1

19 TO 36

18/37

1 :1


This chart is made for European (French and English) roulettes, American Roulettes odds are calculated on 38 numbers.


Various Advices about Roulette


Look for European Roulettes (Single 0) rather than American ones (Double 0) to improve your odds.


Choose a table with minimum bets fitting your budget.


Play responsibly, never bet money that you can’t afford to lose.


Don’t underestimate even bets, odds are not high but they can allow you to survive losing streaks and spread your bets.